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mini review: 'I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings' by Maya Angelou

Throughout reading this book I was planning to give it a solid 3 stars. There is no doubt that Maya Angelou is a formidable woman who has endured more than most and has an important story to tell. 219 more words

Book Review

"What is a Woman" and Poetry for a Feminist World

         

         I discovered poetry when I was in the third grade. By that point I had already began creatively writing stories and I had discovered that I loved to sing as well. 772 more words

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The Feminist Dilemma

Learning now that elected officials in this 2017 term are slashing funds for Planned Parenthood, and even pushing to criminalize abortion procedures, I question what it actually… 586 more words

jellyfish 

spineless jellies

get a bad rap, you know.

they just don’t care for war

or confrontation.

they’ve seen the vastness

of the ocean

and the pitch black… 64 more words

Book Review - Come Along with Me by Shirley Jackson

I was introduced to Shirley Jackson’s work a number of years ago, and have been slowly savoring her entire works since. I’m aware I only have a limited amount of pages left, so I’m trying to make them last as long as I can. 482 more words

Book Review

Featured Fem | Meet Leslie Contreras Schwartz

Interview by Anna-Claire McGrath 

Leslie Contreras Schwartz is a Mexican American poet living in Houston. She is of Mayan descent, but grew up in Houston among the bayous. 935 more words

Featured Writers

Interview With Anushay Hossain

So much of my writing focuses on elevating the voices of women and girls, so it was a wonderful surprise to be on the other side of the interview and be featured on… 23 more words

Women's Rights Are Human Rights